Companies Who Want to Hire English Speakers in Switzerland

In my recent discussions with people ranging from technical experts to executives, I realized that many people only consider working for the big names. Some don’t even put in the effort to find other companies than the ones similar to UBS and the Novartis in terms of size in Switzerland. But there is a whole…

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How to Get Job Offers From Recruiters Through LinkedIn

Whether you are looking for a new job or want to enhance your personal brand, LinkedIn is an extremely powerful tool. In this article I will show you exactly what you can do to be found by recruiters in your field. By the way, did you already join the Career Network Switzerland group on LinkedIn…

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Update: Expat Job Search Workbook for Switzerland Outline + Launch

As announced a few weeks ago, I will update you regularly on the progress of the Expat Job Search Workbook for Switzerland. The progress has been good so far and the outline is completed. You can see the full details below.     The Launch The official launch of the e-book will be 10th January…

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How to Get in Contact With Executives and CxOs on LinkedIn

As getting in contact with executives and CxOs is a major part of my coaching, I would like to give you some more insights into this topic here.   A major part of the job search and career development today is building relationships. There is much information out there about building relationships but most of…

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How to Get a Work Permit in Switzerland as a Non-EU-Citizen

This is a blog post about the work permit situation in Switzerland and will show you what you can do to get a  job in Switzerland even if you are not from within the EU/EFTA zone. Many people struggle with this mostly because they don’t know where to start and because many information are missing.…

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Are you indispensable?

In this blog post I want to go into details about being indispensable and how you can go from just being another employee to becoming somebody irreplaceable.   In the industrial age, when factories were popping out of nowhere and a huge lack of factory workers arose, you were able to make very decent money…

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5 Easy Steps to Find Companies on LinkedIn That Hire English Speakers

I recently published a list with 122 Companies That Hire English Speakers in Switzerland and the response has been absolutely overwhelming. It has been viewed close to 4000 times within 2 weeks and shared over 300 times. I would like to thank all of you for the great support, this is what keeps me going…

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The Ultimate Expat Job Search Workbook to Find a Job in Switzerland

  I decided to launch an e-book specifically for Expats who want to work in Switzerland but do not speak a local language, like German or French, and therefore have much more trouble finding job openings. This blog post will tell you what is in the e-book and how you can benefit from a special…

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Alternative to Job Search: Become a Freelance Consultant in Less Than 60 Days

In this blog post I share my story how I built a coaching and consulting business and booked my first paid client within less than 60 days. I also give you some hints on how you can create your own job by becoming a freelance consultant.     My story – The quick version On…

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How to Move up the Career Ladder in Your Current Comapny

If you are looking to move up in your career, this article is for you. I will explain what you can do to get noticed by the right people and how you can take that next step in your career development.     From non-manager to manager The hardest switch is usually from a non-management…

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